PLAYING ARTS FUTURE Playing Cards. The world in 100 years from the artist’s eye

We have had to wait over a year to once again enjoy one of the most interesting visions of collaborative card art: FUTURE. This deck is the result of the enormous work behind Digital Abstracts, the online platform responsible for the Playing Arts series of decks. This creative experiment is based on a similar experience […]

BICYCLE ASTRONAUT Playing Cards. The queens and kings of space

The unstoppable growth of creations by Will Roya ( offers a new direct release through its website to space and playing card fans : BICYCLE ASTRONAUT. A new collaboration with Juniardi Satyanagara, the Bicycle Astronaut deck captures the essence of space travel. In the court cards, realistic illustrations of queens and jacks from space are depicted while […]

BOSCH Playing Cards. An outpouring of pictorial fantasy in a transformation puzzle

The Flemish school bequeathed humanity great masters of painting between the 15th and 16th centuries. One of the most enigmatic artists in this school was Jheronimus van Aken, also known as Jheronimus Bosch (and El Bosco in Spain). Observing any of his works allows us to dive into a unique world, full of strange characters […]

THE WONDERLAND and LOOKING GLASS FLIP BOOK Playing Cards. An animated classic illustration adventure

Over a year ago, Stephen W. Brandt (Swabbed Decks) offered us a pair of decks inspired by the world of Alice through the illustrations of Lewis Carrol’s classic books made by John Tenniel. Given their popularity, Stephen has decided to combine that idea with his already famous animated playing cards in an interesting new creation: […]

High Fidelity deck. The inspiring sound of Victorian playing cards

Three years ago,  Landry Sanders launched his Phonograph 5 Playing Cards. Unfortunately, the project was not funded but Landry is a tireless and passionate creator so he decided to give that a complete twist and he has just released HIGH FIDELITY Playing Cards. This deck arises from the collaboration between Landy and Jody Eklund (Black Ink […]